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Name Official number Flag IMO
MEDUSA    GBR   
Year built Date launched Date completed
1915  27/03/1915  01/07/1915 
Vessel type Vessel description
Naval Destroyer  Steel Steam Turbine 2 Masts 
Builder Yard Yard no
John Brown & Co Ltd., Clydebank Clydebank  430 
 

Tonnage Length Breadth Depth Draft
 /  / 1000 grt 273 ft 4 in  26 ft 8 in    8 ft 6 in 
Engine builder ,
Engine detail
3-Screw 3 shaft Brown-Curtis turbines, 3 Yarrow boilers, oil, 25,000shp giving 32 knots. 

First owner First port of register Registration date
Admiralty     
Other names
 
Subsequent owner and registration history
 
Vessel history
Destroyer, Medea Class – H.90
Laid down as Lesvos for the Greek Navy on 6/4/1914 and purchased by the Admiralty in August 1914. 
Remarks
 
End year Fate / Status
1916  Collision 24/03/1916 
Disposal Detail
24/3/1916 foundered after a collision with HMS Laverock off the Danish coast in a snow squall 
 

 



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